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People Posed Naked For A Drawing Class And Learned A Lot

"Is it too late to back out?"

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Luis and Annie decided to pose naked for a figure drawing class to face their insecurities about their bodies.

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Annie explained that she wanted to participate because "I think I'll feel really empowered after doing this."

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Similarly, Luis said, "Since I was a kid, I've been 'The Big Kid.'"

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He hoped that posing for the figure drawing class could help him face his fears.

They were both excited and scared!

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And then...they just DID IT! "I was just telling myself, this is your body, just have fun with it, work it."

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"I got into the groove of it -- there was no judgment in that room."

"It feels very liberating."

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Afterwards, they reflected on the experience. "It was pretty crazy having 12 people in a half-circle around you, staring at you."

But in a good way.
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But in a good way.

Then, they got to see the drawings that the class had made of them.

"Oh my gosh. After doing this, I think my relationship with my body is a lot better.
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"Oh my gosh. After doing this, I think my relationship with my body is a lot better.

"I look at these pictures and I look at the parts of me that sometimes I have issues with. They obviously don't see it the way I do, and that's just really nice to know."

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Didn't expect figure drawing to give me the feels, TBH.

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YOU ARE, LUIS. YOU ARE.

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